Featured Story

Major St. Louis Business Execs Keep Opinions Guarded On Rams' Stadium Proposal

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 08 / 31 / 15

Leaders of large St. Louis-area companies are "keeping their thoughts to themselves" regarding a new NFL stadium, and the few who have been "willing to speak on the issue were on either side of the spectrum: enthusiastic supporter or sharp critic," according to Tim Bryant of the ST. LOUIS POST-DISPA...

Read More

Tags: Facilities, NFL, St. Louis Rams

More Stories

09/10/97
GIANTS AND JETS LOOK FOR WINDFALL WITH NEW LUXURY SUITES

Construction on 46 new luxury boxes in Giants Stadium was completed yesterday, according to Richard Wilner of the N.Y. POST. Beginning in ''98, the Jets and Giants stand to take in "more than" $1M in

Tags: Facilities, New York Jets

09/10/97
NL PRESIDENT COLEMAN BACKS REDS IN SITE FOR NEW BALLPARK

In a "cordial but terse" letter, NL President Leonard Coleman "spurned" Hamilton County Commissioner John Dowlin''s call to intervene in stadium negotiations between the Reds and the county, according

Tags: Cincinnati Reds, Facilities

09/10/97
JUST HOLD ON, BABY: UMAX DEAL NOT DONE YET THANKS TO RAIDERS

The deal to rename the Oakland Alameda Coliseum after UMAX Systems "is on hold" because the Raiders and the Joint Powers Authority, which controls the Coliseum, "are so bitter toward each other they c

Tags: Facilities, Oakland Athletics, Oakland Raiders

09/10/97
BOSTON GLOBE REPORTS OF POSSIBLE PATS/RHODE ISLAND DEAL

The Patriots have been offered a $10M annual "sweetener" by the state of Rhode Island if they agree to lease a proposed 70,000 seat stadium in Providence, according to Nick Cafardo in today''s BOSTON

Tags: Facilities, MLS, New England Patriots, New England Revolution

09/09/97
STADIUM NOTES

Despite purchasing naming rights to the Oakland Alameda Coliseum last week, UMAX technology received no name/graphic recognition during ABC''s "Monday Night Football" telecast. The facility was consis

Tags: ABC, Denver Broncos, Facilities, Walt Disney, Washington Redskins

09/09/97
PEROT JR. GETS A BIRDS-EYE VIEW OF ARLINGTON

Mavs Owner Ross Perot Jr. took a helicopter tour of potential arena sites in Arlington, TX, yesterday, according to Mede Nix of the FT. WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM. Perot said that a decision on an arena site

Tags: Facilities

09/09/97
QUESTIONS SURROUND DISNEY'S ANAHEIM STADIUM SAFETY STUDY

Anaheim city officials "never reviewed" an earthquake safety study which is part of the $100M renovation on Anaheim Stadium, according to Fisher & Kingsley of the ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER. Disney, which

Tags: Facilities, Walt Disney

09/08/97
FAN ADMITS TO VOTER FRAUD; IS SITUATION MORE WIDESPREAD?

A 49ers precinct captain "who admitted to voter fraud in the June referendum" on the team''s new stadium "has been put on probation for his crime," according to Lance Williams of the S.F. EXAMINER. In

Tags: Facilities, San Francisco 49ers

09/08/97
STADIUM NOTES

The Bears'' pursuit for a new stadium is examined by Mark Brown in the CHICAGO SUN-TIMES. Brown: "[T]hose who follow the stadium search say the Bears appear to be further away from a stadium than they

Tags: Chicago Bears, Cincinnati Bengals, Cincinnati Reds, Detroit Tigers, Facilities, New York Yankees, YankeeNets

09/08/97
KINGS OWNER ROSKI SAYS WACHS INITIATIVE COULD KILL ARENA

NHL Kings Owner Edward Roski "threatened Friday to abandon plans for a new sports arena downtown if an initiative requiring a popular vote on public expenditures for the project wins a place on the ba

Tags: Facilities, Los Angeles Kings

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug